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Health Promotion | 2017
Health Promotion is directed at enabling people to increase control over the determinants of their health and also changing social, environmental, political and economic conditions to reduce their impact on the health of communities. Students will learn how to plan, implement and evaluate health policies and projects, undertake health education initiatives, use media, engage with communities and develop advocacy strategies. Most of all, students will learn how to make a difference in people’s everyday lives. Job opportunities include health promotion officer, community health project worker.
Subjects Required for Major Study
A major in Health Promotion requires the successful completion of at least 48 credit points of subjects in accordance with the table below.
|Subject Code||Subject Name||Credit Points||Session(s)|
|HAS 230||Contemporary Public Health Issues||6||Autumn|
|HAS 231||Health Promotion||6||Autumn|
|MARK101||Marketing Principles||6||Autumn, Spring, Summer 2017/2018|
|HAS 351||Health Promotion Competencies||6||Spring|
|HAS 347||Social Sciences Project||6||Spring|
|HAS 348||Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship||6||Spring|
|HAS 350||Social Determinants of Indigenous Health||6||Spring|
|At least one of the following (to be completed in either year 2 or 3):|
|HAS 349||Research Skills in Public Health||6||Autumn|
|HAS 346||Social Advocacy||6||Spring|